New Shielded M12 Cables for High-Density Applications

February 19th , 2010 → 11:32 am @

New Shielded M12 Cables for High-Density Applications

New, high-density M12 cables provide encoders, drives, robots, vision systems, junction boxes and other field devices with many I/O connections in a very small package.  Shielded cables are necessary in applications where electromagnetic interference (EMI) from an external source could interrupt I/O signals.  EMI can be caused by radio frequencies, high frequency drives, motors, etc.  […]

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New Double-Sided Printer

January 11th , 2010 → 1:21 pm @

New Double-Sided Printer

This is a 4-inch wide, thermal transfer printer specifically designed to print on both sides of a sleeve at the same time.  With minimal sleeve waste and fewer errors, this makes this printer a more efficient and effective solution for double-sided sleeve printing.  The double-sided printer offers high functionality at an affordable cost.  Its single-pass […]

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New Enviornmentally Friendly Hook-up Wire

December 18th , 2009 → 11:35 am @

New Enviornmentally Friendly Hook-up Wire

Smaller, lighter, and more robust than PVC.  A true engineering breakthrough, this wire achieves expanded functionality over standard PVC-based hook-up wire with insulation that is fully recyclable.  Using a modified polyphenylene ether (mPPE) thermoplastic that is inherently lighter, tougher, and more durable than PVC, this wire is non-halogenic and contains no heavy metal pigments.  The […]

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Solar Cordgrips Save Time and Money with Low Cost and Easy Installation

December 18th , 2009 → 11:26 am @

Solar Cordgrips Save Time and Money with Low Cost and Easy Installation

These new Solar cordgrips can be used for solar rooftop installations in place of rooftop combiner boxes.  They are less expensive, easier to install and more aesthetically pleasing than combiner boxes.  The cordgrips are threaded into an adapter that allows them to be attached directly to rigid (PVC) or EMT type conduit.  They provide a […]

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New Enhanced Design Variable-Frequency Drive Cables for Superior Performance

November 6th , 2009 → 2:47 pm @

New Enhanced Design Variable-Frequency Drive Cables for Superior Performance

This new series of cables for variable-frequency drives (VFD) sets the standard in high-performance and reliable connectivity.  Their specially formulated cross-linked polyethylene insulation provides superior corona resistance, low capacitance for longer runs, and excellent low-temperature properties.  The three-conductor cables feature a symmetrical design with the bare copper ground wires placed in the interstices of the […]

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New Low Cost Non-Corrosive NPT Threaded Plugs

November 6th , 2009 → 12:35 pm @

New Low Cost Non-Corrosive NPT Threaded Plugs

In addition to our current offering of PG and Metric threaded plugs, we are pleased to introduce the NPT threaded plug.  These plugs have a hex-shaped head with a slot for wrench or screwdriver installation.  They are a lower cost option than brass or steel NPT plugs, and they are non-corrosive and resistant to salt […]

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New EMC Metal Liquid Tight Cordgrips

October 6th , 2009 → 4:14 pm @

New EMC Metal Liquid Tight Cordgrips

This new line of EMC Metal Liquid Tight Cordgrips are ideal for applications where Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) is needed.  Manufactured from nickel plated brass with TPE gland, these cordgrips offer excellent 360o shield contact with contact sleeve due to braided shield which runs into the gland.  The combination of the sealing insert and the contact […]

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New Low Cost Liquid-Tight Snap-In Multi-Hole Configuration

July 21st , 2009 → 8:53 am @

New Low Cost Liquid-Tight Snap-In Multi-Hole Configuration

This new line of combiner box cord grips houses multiple wires at one entry point providing a liquid tight seal around each wire and at the panel.  This is ideal when individual conductors for power or control are used rather than a jacketed cable.  It features a secure “click in place” fit that reduces tightening […]

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Going Green – Next Generation in UV Printers Uses 75% Less Energy

July 21st , 2009 → 8:53 am @

Going Green – Next Generation in UV Printers Uses 75% Less Energy

One of the fastest printers around has now gone Green.  The new and improved printer uses an LED array to generate the ultraviolet light instead of a lamp.  Due to the nominal heat generation of this LED array, the internal cooling fans are no longer necessary and have been removed.  These improvements offer several advantages, […]

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Low Cost – 90C, 300 Volt UL/CSA Rubber Portable Cord

June 16th , 2009 → 3:24 pm @

Low Cost – 90C, 300 Volt UL/CSA Rubber Portable Cord

This 90C EPDM rated portable cord is available in the standard black jacket, and also in yellow for high-visibility applications.  Both have fully annealed, stranded bare copper per ASTM B-174.  The black is available with 2-4 conductors and 18 – 10 AWG and the high-visibility yellow is available with 3-4 conductors and 16-10 AWG.  They […]

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